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Kendrick Nunn shows no signs of rust in return from thumb injury

Brenton Tse The Daily Illini
Illinois' Kendrick Nunn (25) looks to drive to the basket during the game against Northwestern at State Farm Center, on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. The Illini won 86-60.

By Eli Schwadron

November 30, 2015

Malcolm HillCC intercepted an errant Alabama-Birmingham pass and sped up the floor. As Hill neared mid-court, he threw a bullet to Kendrick NunnCC, who caught the ball outside the three-point line, took one right-handed power dribble and exploded for a lefty dunk.Not bad for a player five weeks removed from thumb surgery on his sh...